Film Cameras

35mm Lens-Shutter Camera

Autoboy Zoom 105



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  • Specifications
Marketed March 1991
Original Price 46,800 yen (w/case and remote control)

Fully automatic zoom compact autofocus camera with a 35-105mm f/3.5-8 lens and 3-point Smart Autofocus.

Power zooming with markings for 35mm, 50mm, 70mm, and 105mm. The lens also retracts into the body when the camera is turned off.

The year, month, day or day, hour, and minute and one of five captions can be imprinted. A 7-segment LED displays the imprinted data. Wireless remote control is provided.

Type Fully automatic 35mm Lens-Shutter autofocus camera with zoom lens
Picture Size 24 x 36 mm
AF System 3-point Smart Autofocus with near-infrared beam. Prefocus enabled. Close-up warning provided. One focusing point (at center). Focusing range of 0.63 m to infinity.
Lens 35-105mm f/3.5-8 (8 elements in 8 groups). Two-step, automatic lens barrel movement. Zoom button for automatic focal length setting at 35mm, 50mm, 70mm, and 105mm.
Shutter Electromagnetic programmed shutter and aperture. In auto mode and flash-on mode: EV 9 (f/3.5 at 1/45 sec.) – EV 19 (f/22 at 1/1000 sec.) at 35mm, and EV 13 (f/8 at 1/125 sec.) – EV 19 (f/32 at 1/500 sec.) at 105mm. In slow-speed sync and flash-off mode: EV 3 (f/3.5 at 1/5 sec.) – EV 19 (f/22 at 1/1000 sec.) at 35mm, and EV 5 (f/8 at 2 sec.) – EV 19 (f/32 at 1/500 sec.) at 105mm. Built-in electronic self-timer.
Viewfinder Direct zoom viewfinder. 0.35x – 1.05x magnification and 84% coverage. Within the image area are the AF frame, parallax correction marks, AF lamp (green LED), and AE lamp (red LED).
EE Composite SPC for full-auto program EE with 3-zone metering. Metering range of EV 3 – 19. Film speed range: ISO 25 – 3200 (with DX code).
Built-in Flash Fixed, built-in flash. Guide No. 12 – 16 (at ISO 100 in meters). Fires automatically in low-light and backlit conditions. Red-eye reduction lamp provided.
Year, month, day; day, hour, minute; and 5 captions displayable on 7-segment LCD for imprinting.
Power Source One 6 V 2CR5 lithium battery
Film Loading &
After opening camera back, align film leader at mark, then close the camera back for auto loading. Automatic film advance with built-in motor. Film advance speed: 1 fps.
Frame Counter Two-digit counter with 7-segment LCD.
Film Rewind Automatic rewind with built-in motor. Midroll rewind enabled.
Dimensions &
139 x 73 x 63 mm, 490 g (with battery)